Career Development

Take your career to the next level.

Guiding you through your employment search, from writing your resume to job coaching, we can:

  • Provide the support you need to branch out into a new career field
  • Mentor you in your path toward advancement
  • Help you use and explore new technology to make you stand out

Adult Learning Center
Submit your resume for review and you'll get edits and feedback within 24 hours. Login to the online service with your Library card.

Job Coaches
Our skilled and experienced volunteer coaches can help you write a better resume, ace your interview and search online job listings more effectively. View upcoming Job Coach sessions and locations.

Knowledge City
Knowledge City offers timely online training in business, computer, safety, compliance and finance with programs crafted by experienced instructors, college professors and industry experts from around the world. Access is available 24/7 and certificates of completion are available. The service is available in Spanish and English.
Gale Courses 
Six-week-long online programs are taught by college instructors. New courses begin each month, and lessons are assigned twice a week, enhanced to support varied learning styles. Enjoy self-paced learning and engagement with other students and the instructor with weekly discussion boards. This service is available 24/7.

Test Preparation
Prepare to pass tests with study materials and online practice tests. Exams include the ASVAB, TOEFL, TOEIC, NCLEX, civil service, firefighter, law enforcement, real estate license, accountant/auditor exams and more.
Have Questions?
Which branch has job coaching near me?

Check our events calendar for a job coach at a branch near you.

Is resume review on the Adult Learning Center free?

The Adult Learning Center is an online service free to anyone with a valid Sacramento Public Library card.

I don’t have an email account. How do I sign up for job coaching?

No problem. Call the Library to make an appointment for job coaching at one of our locations. Our job coaches can also help you set up a free email account to assist with your job hunt.

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